Murder on the Screen
A humorous story about a "detective's" efforts to track down the guilty person who committed a "murder." The victim is a new film that had been sent to a TV station for showing. The questioning of those who handled the film brings out proper film care and misuse. The crime is not solved, for everyone claims innocence; but the suspects are warned to be careful for they will be watched.
Crime Police Motion pictures Archival conservation Film care Spoofs Danger Lurks
Subject: Now dated
Subject: Helpful for film archivists and preservationists
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